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between tragedy and action. the triangle shirt factory and workers laws. obviously what happened in 9/11 and the entire regime that's been put into place. i thought about this when i saw this clip, one of our producers found from robert strange who runs a security firm talking to fox, take a look. >> you know, i have two kids now i suddenly want to see an armed police officer in the school. i never thought of that prior to now. what would that take to have an armed police officer in every school? >> unfortunately, i think we just saw it. i think we just saw it. i think it's going to change the way we look the athings. i think this is going to be for schools what 9/11 is for airports. >> this will be for schools what 9/11 is to airports. i want to get your thoughts on that, how we think about security, particularly in the wake of this after this break. at first, jake's family thought they saved ziggy, but his connection with jake has been a lifesaver. for a love this strong, his family only feeds him iams. compared to other leading brands, it has 50% more animal protein... ...to help k
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hill correspondent, kelly o'donnell. >>> waiting for action here today. >> reporter: it seems pretty quiet at the moment, steve. it's one of those things where you feel like something big is going to happen but as you walk through the corridors here, it seems pretty quiet at the moment. >> well, we have all sorts of conflicting reports out there about what the broad framework would be if there's going to be a deal. i guess the big stumble bling block is number one, what is the fresh hold be for the tax income? $250,000 which obama originally proposed? $400,000 which he supposedly offered in a revised offer a week ago? and then, of course, the status of the sequester. we have $1.2 trillion in cuts over ten years, half from defense and half from nondefense discretionary spending. is there any indication if there's a deal today what they're talking about in terms of those two issues? >> we're reading tea leaves but we can say that on saturday there were the most senior-level staffers who were doing the nitty-gritty negotiations. we're told paper was exchanged back and forth meaning prop
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-- hold everybody's taxes. that's an action that's never going to take place. what she said is very valid. the fact is that there's going to have to be some give and take. however, the president has played a very powerful hand by saying, okay, tell us what you wants. >> on the give and take -- >> there's a reason why we can sit here and say it's never going to happen. it will never happen until people acknowledge the reality of the situation from a policy standpoint. you can say that the republicans are never going to allow for a more efficient way of means testing which is to raise taxes -- >> that's your opinion. >> no. no. no. >> that's not -- the -- you're not even going to get democrats to buy into that. >> you're talking politically. >> isn't that reality? >> in reality -- >> the fantasy -- >> in reality if you join me in acknowledging the reality that the most efficient way of means testing medicare would be to raise medicare taxes now, that's a reality. whether or not that's going to happen is another issue. >> not necessarily because -- not necessarily. wait. hold on a second. th
causing a $95 million hole. i have that hole because of the action taken. we are honest. it's about time people feel free to have an honest discussion. we also trim very substantially the same service expenditure level. it was a combination of cuts. we went back to state employees. you have to have skin in the game. we saved tens of billions of dollars by re-negotiating our interaction with state employees. you don't get credit for it. i plays out over 20 years. $21.5 billion is a lot of money. it's a billion dollars a year on average. >> there are three places you are sitting thinking of the budget short falls, taxes and revenues, there are service spending and labor, basically, the employees you pay for. we have seen different emphasis in different states. it's famous what happened in wisconsin and ohio where there's a real effort to go after the public employees. how do you think about balancing the different groups? everyone's got to take -- it's going to hurt. there's no way around it when you have to balance a budget. >> it does hurt. not being able to increase spending -- >> you a
. >> in a way it does because i thought that the actions by, that were portrayed were so horrifying, horrifying to maybe get the results that they got, which i didn't really believe. i felt like again we were manipulated into believing that toreture led to this spill. >> i want to get to you and bring in a former interrogator, actually, and put on the record a little bit about what we do know about the way that toreture was used and what information that led to right after this break. this family used capital one venture miles to come home for the holidays. that's double miles you can actually use... sadly, their brother's white christmas just got "blacked out." [ brother ] but it's the family party! really jingles your bells, doesn't it? my gift to you! the capital one venture card! for any flight, any time! that's double miles you can actually use! how illuminating. what's in your wallet? let me guess, am i on the naughty list again? ho ho ho! >>> i want to bring in james clemente from the analysis unit stationed at guantanamo bay to consult on interrogation methods. james, i want to get your
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, will there be action on gun control. meanwhile, we are going to talk to an attorney general that wants to arm teachers to protect students. and the race to fill john kerry's senate seat. first, fiscal cliff talks. countdown clock tot screen. the senate is shouldering most of the weight of that deadline. senate leaders working behind closed doors to come up with a cliff compromise, something that the house and the president has failed to do so is far. the president has tasked senator majority leader harry reed. >> i have asked senator reed to do it, put a by on the floor to make sure that taxes on middle class families do not go up. and unemployment insurance is still available for two million people and lays the groundwork for economic growth and deficit reduction. >> everything that has been happening in the last several hours has been happening behind the scenes. we have correspondents tracking everything for you. we have luke, luke, i will start with you this hour. the senate officially reconvenes tomorrow afternoon. i assume that there's a lot of closed door talks going on right now. is that true?
administration officials say the action is going on on the hill right now. they are hesitant to weigh in. they don't want to disrupt any progress or setbacks that may be in the process of being resolved. so that is what the white house is saying publicly. i can tell you that behind the scenes it is a very busy day here at the white house. staffers have been on the phone with their counter parts on the hill. president obama also on the phone as you heard report he has spoken a number of times to majority leaderer harry reid. vice president biden also here at the white house. he can of course be an incredibly important player in this entire process. president obama's strategy has to some extent been to wage a public campaign putting the pressure on congress to get something done during that exclusive interview earlier today you heard the president accuse republicans of being solely focused on protecting the taxes of wealthier americans. of course, president obama wants to see the bush era tax cuts extended for those making $250,000 or less while letting it raise on those making more than t
was trying to get action in washington, which we haven't seen and people have been very critical of this move. i thought it was a fairly shrewd political move in that if they were able to actually get the package passed -- >> right. >> it would have put the ball back in the president's court and back in the senate's court and made it less likely that republicans were blamed for what i'm starting to believe is the inevitable that we go over the fiscal cliff. true, it was asking the house republicans to vote for a tax increase. but it was -- they got some cover from grower and others and i think it was a political exercise more so than anythings and it had enabled the work, it would have changed the scenario. >> governor, you know first-hand the politics of raising taxes. what did you make of all this? >> i almost felt sorry for speaker boehner. being torn apart by his own caucus. i'm enthusiastic about them passing anything. tax bills have to start in the house. the senate can take whatever vehicle they send over and substitute for it something that makes sense and have it sent back and it's o
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